Holden, Missouri Population 2023

2,198

Holden is a city located in Johnson County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 2,198, it is the 244th largest city in Missouri and the 10446th largest city in the United States.Holden is currently declining at a rate of -0.18% annually and its population has decreased by -0.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,210 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Holden has a population density of 912 people per square mile.

The average household income in Holden is $50,561 with a poverty rate of 23.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Holden is 38.9 years, 37.3 years for males, and 40.1 years for females.

Holden Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Holden was:

  • White: 94.38%
  • Two or more races: 3.87%
  • Other race: 0.97%
  • Black or African American: 0.77%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
The current population of Holden, Missouri is 2,198 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,210.

Holden, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Other race

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Holden Population by Race

Holden Population Pyramid 2023

Holden Median Age

38.9

Total

37.3

Male

40.1

Female

Holden Adults

There are 1,490 adults, (296 of whom are seniors) in Holden.

Holden Age Dependency

72.9

Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Holden Sex Ratio

Female96146.54%
Male1,10453.46%

Holden Population by Age

Holden Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.01

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

58.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Holden Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Holden Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Holden Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 92.86%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.92%.

Holden Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$31,992

Average Earnings

$40,938

Average Male

$24,844

Average Female

Holden Earnings by Educational Attainment

Holden Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Holden Language

98.98% of Holden residents speak only English, while 1.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.02% of the population.

Holden Language

Holden Poverty by Race

rate

23.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.14%

Male Poverty Rate

20.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Holden

The race most likely to be in poverty in Holden is Multiple, with 103.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Holden is Black, with 18.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.74%.

Holden Poverty

Holden Poverty Rate by Education

Holden Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Holden Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Holden Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.6%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Holden Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Holden Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Holden Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Holden Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

125

Number of Veterans

121

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

Holden Veterans by War

Holden Veterans by Age

count

Holden Veterans by Race

Holden Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

6.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Holden Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

60.3%

Labor Force Participation

56.8%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Holden Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Holden Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Holden Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

66.11%

Born in Holden

92.53%

Native Born

0.9%

Foreign Born

0.9%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.53% of Holden residents were born in the United States, with 66.11% having been born in Missouri. 0.9% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Holden Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Holden Population by Year